Improved Meyer Lemon

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Improved Meyer Lemon

Citrus limon x Meyer Improved

Improved Meyer lemon is a round, smooth skinned juicy lemon that is less acidic and sweeter than Eureka. The trees is more compact in form and is a popular choice for container planting and espallier. This variety is available in semi-dwarf and standard sizes.

Detailed Info  
Light Needs Full Sun
Tree Size 4-6 ft. semi-dwarf, 8 ft. standard tree
Skin Color When Ripe Bright yellow
Flesh Color Light orange-yellow
Flavor Sour, acidic to slightly acidic
Seedless Yes
Fruit Use Juice, cooking, preserves
Self-Fruitful Yes
Fruit Season Nearly year round
Water Needs Regular water
USDA Zone 9-11